Not everyone wants to spend this Thanksgiving in the kitchen while the rest of your family is catching up and having fun together in the other room. Save yourself the stress and hassle of Thanksgiving by preordering Thanksgiving staples (or even the full meal!) from these St. Charles restaurants. If the thought of doing a mountain of dishes and setting the table makes you shudder, dine-in at one of the restaurants offering sit-in Thanksgiving meals. Here are 10 St. Charles restaurants that offer Thanksgiving to-go meals or eat-in options this year.
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Get a Thanksgiving meal big enough for turkey sandwich leftovers from Salt + Smoke. Don’t worry about not having enough food for your guests. Salt + Smoke offers whole turkey with gravy and whole smoked brisket packages. Round out your Thanksgiving feast white cheddar cracker mac, green beans and tomato salad, and Hawaiian rolls. Don’t forget the exclusive Salt + Smoke single barrel eagle rare bourbon, pig candy bourbon, or walnut old-fashioned. Orders can only be picked up from their Delmar location.
Photo credit to Sucrose Bakery on Facebook.
Find all things dessert-related at Sucrose Bakery. Whether you’re looking for pies, tarts, cinnamon buns, cookies, and more, they have you covered. Try their traditional pumpkin pie with cinnamon whipped cream or something more different for Thanksgiving like a peanut butter chocolate silk pie. Inspired by European and German recipes, Sucrose Bakery uses local, seasonal, and nutritional ingredients in their desserts. Pre-order by November 15th to make Sucrose Bakery a part of your Thanksgiving meal.
You won’t run out of pie options at Sugar & Slice Bakery on Main. With six different pies to choose from, it can be difficult to decide which one to order (in a perfect world, we’d order them all). Luckily, they offer a pie sampler for those who just can’t decide. Featuring a quarter of a pumpkin pie, Dutch apple pie, chocolate pecan pie, and pecan pie, you’ll be able to hit every craving this Thanksgiving. Be the talk of Thanksgiving with their cookie place cards. Who doesn’t love their name on a cookie?
Started with a Kitchen Aid mixer and a goal to do things the right way, Sugarbot Sweet Shop provides the (not so) little things that could be easy to forget about during the hecticness of the holiday. Get adorable Thanksgiving themed sugar cookies, yummy bite-size Thanksgiving chocolate dipped Oreos, and fun Thanksgiving cake pop bars to sweeten up your spread. Don’t forget about dinner! Order some of their famous buttery sweet rolls to accompany your Thanksgiving feast.
McSmith’s Kitchen & Catering offers a delightful Thanksgiving meal that includes a fall twist on a St. Louis favorite. Their Thanksgiving spread includes roasted turkey with mashed potatoes and gravy, green bean casserole, herbed stuffing with sausage, jellied cranberry sauce, and sage onion focaccia bread. For dessert, McSmith’s adds pumpkin to St. Louis’ iconic gooey butter cake to embrace the fall season. Full pumpkin gooey butter cakes and full bread puddings are also available for purchase. Pre-order by November 20th to get your food in time for Thanksgiving.
Have your entire Thanksgiving meal taken care of by Firebirds. Choose between a turkey and a ham feast. Can’t decide? They offer a combo feast, too. Each feast serves six and comes with all you need to have a delicious, filling Thanksgiving meal. It includes parmesan mashed potatoes, cornbread dressing, asparagus with roasted garlic thyme butter, broccoli cheddar casserole, apple cinnamon bread pudding, and bread with whipped butter. Everyone will certainly leave satisfied after this meal. Pre-orders close on November 18th, so be sure to call yours in!
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Feel like you’re having a cozy meal in a cabin this Thanksgiving when you dine at Black Bear Diner. Choose from homestyle turkey, old-fashioned smoked ham, or slow-roasted prime rib as the entrée for your delicious three-course meal. Each meal comes with soup or salad, a cornbread muffin, red-skinned mashed potatoes and gravy, house made cornbread stuffing, Italian green beans, and of course, a slice of pumpkin pie. Pre-orders open on November 20th with pick up available on Thanksgiving Day. Black Bear Diner’s Thanksgiving menu begins at 11 a.m. on Thanksgiving Day for dine-in.
Celebrate Thanksgiving with a meal from Tucanos Brazilian Grill. With three entrée options (turkey dinner, turkey breast dinner, turkey and beef dinner), you can celebrate Thanksgiving exactly how you want. Traditional Thanksgiving sides and pumpkin pie are included. Pre-order for takeout by November 21 at 9 p.m. or have a more formal Thanksgiving meal and full churrascaria menu when you dine-in Thanksgiving Day. Reservations are recommended if you plan on dining in.
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If anyone can cook like Grandma, it’s Cracker Barrel. Choose from the Heat n’ Serve Feast or the Heat n’ Serve Family Dinner for the perfect meal for you. Or, pre-order the Hot and Ready Family Dinner that comes hot and ready to serve. Enjoy Thanksgiving classics like turkey breast, gravy, sweet yeast rolls, sweet potato casserole, and more. Available while supplies last, you can pre-order pies and other Thanksgiving dishes as well. Cracker Barrel is open regular business hours on Thanksgiving Day and their Thanksgiving menu begins at 11 a.m. They are not taking pre-orders on Thanksgiving Day.
Enjoy a Farmhouse Feast from Bob Evans this Thanksgiving. With four different tiers to choose from, there’s a meal that’s right for everyone. Each package comes with an entrée, sides, freshly baked bread, and dessert. Pre-order for delivery or take out, or dine-in on Thanksgiving Day.